Man ejected from vehicle, killed on I-80

The 2001 Honda CRV that was driven by Joan Fernado Valerio Jimenez is pictured following a fatal accident on I-80 Saturday morning in Turbot Township.

TURBOT TOWNSHIP — A 22-year-old man from the Dominican Republic, who was staying locally with his brother in Watsontown, was killed during an early-morning accident Saturday on I-80.

According to Northumberland County Coroner James Kelley, Joan Fernado Valerio Jimenez, known as Joan Valerio, died of multiple blunt force trauma and was pronounced dead at the scene of the three-vehicle crash by Deputy Coroner Gabe DeMarco.

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